Topic: reader (2 articles)


7 Literary Classics In Simplified German

How do you make the leap from studying German textbooks, flipping flashcards and poring over worksheets to reading (and enjoying) classic literature? Even native speakers who make their first acquaintance with the classics in high school often find themselves bewildered…

October 26, 2020, by

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Learning German with Stories: The Short & Funny Tales Of The Schildb├╝rger

Let’s escape 2020 for a bit, shall we? Let’s travel back in time to the Middle Ages, to the fabulous city of Schilda somewhere in the middle of Germany. Its inhabitants were called “Schildb├╝rger”, i.e. the citizens of Schilda. They…

October 12, 2020, by